The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.
SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate (50th Percentile)
England median daily rate
% change year-on-year
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Median % change year-on-year
England median hourly rate
% change year-on-year
SQL Server 2016 Job Vacancy Trend in London
Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.
SQL Server 2016 Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in London.
SQL Server 2016 Daily Rate Histogram in London
Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.
SQL Server 2016 Contract Job Locations in London
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the London region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
Rank Change on Same Period Last Year
Matching Contract IT Job Ads
Median Daily Rate Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate % Change on Same Period Last Year
SQL Server 2016 Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London
For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity.
The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.
SQL Server 2016 Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category
The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category.
The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories: